UNA Pressroom

Una To Host Grammy U Music-industry Panel

Feb. 18, 2010

Michelle Eubanks, UNA, at media@una.edu, 256.765.4392 or 256.606.2033

FLORENCE, Ala. - The University of North Alabama Department of Entertainment Industry will host a NARAS (National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences) Grammy U music-industry panel next Tuesday. The event will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the GUC Performance Center. Panelists will include: Fletcher Foster Sr., vice president and general manager of Universal South Records in Nashville Atlantic Records recording artists The Invite MCA Nashville recording artist David Nail Faith Quesenberry - manager of The Invite - of Vector Management Amber Williams of UMG Publishing The panel will be moderated by Tracy Gershon of Warner/Chappell Music. The event will include performances by Nail, accompanied by his keyboardist, Eric Kinny, and members of The Invite. For more information, contact Dr. Bob Garfrerick, chair of the UNA Department of Entertainment Industry, at 256-765-4369 or ragarfrerick@una.edu.

About The University of North Alabama

The University of North Alabama is an accredited, comprehensive regional state university offering credential, certificate, baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral programs in the colleges of Arts, Sciences, and Engineering; Business and Technology; Education and Human Sciences; and the Anderson College of Nursing and Health Professions. The first-choice University for more than 10,000 on-campus and online students, UNA is on a bucolic campus in Florence, Alabama, part of the historic and vibrant Shoals region. Lions Athletics, a renowned collegiate athletics program with seven (7) Division II National Championships, is now a proud member of the NCAA Division I’s ASUN Conference. The University of North Alabama is an equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate in the admission policy on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, disability, age, or national origin. For more: www.una.edu and www.una.edu/unaworks/